Planning Officer - Marine, Environment, Land and Water

Western Region, Regional Operations - Negotiable within the Western Region
Job Details
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Department: Parks Victoria
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Planning
Classification: PVO5
Work Location: West Victoria - Various
Reference: VG/308151
Closing Date: 23-Apr-2017
Salary Range: $79,657 - $85,551
Job Duration: June 2017
Attachments: 30815. Planning Officer (Marine and ELW) G5 Western January2017.pdf (PDF, 477KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Fiona Smith
(03) 8427 2871

Position Details

  • Contribute to the future of Victoria’s Parks
  • Join an innovation lead organisation
  • Project management opportunity


About the branch

Each region consists of a diverse range of parks and reserves. Staff working within the region are responsible for providing efficient and effective implementation of a broad range of often complex park management functions including natural, cultural and built asset management, visitor management and services, stakeholder management, park planning and emergency response.

About the role

The Planning Officer (Marine and Environment, Land and Water) is responsible for the coordination and management of the marine and environment, land and water (ELW) functions within the region.

The position would include delivery planning, financial and limited resource management (human resources, facilities, assets, systems and staff training and development) in accordance with Parks Victoria’s policies, procedures and objectives. The position includes responsibility for coordinating a function that is adaptable, flexible and responsive to community needs and key stakeholder expectations.

To be successful in this role you will need;

  • 3-5 years’ experience in Project Management
  • Demonstrated experience in analytical problem solving
  • Tertiary Qualification in Environmental Science, Business or equivalent is desirable

Your application must include;

  • A current Resume
  • A cover letter addressing the Key Selection Criteria (KSC) as outlined in the position description.

Join our Innovative organisation and enjoy what you do, apply today!

Application Closing date: 23 April 2017

Parks Victoria requires all prospective employees to undergo a National Police Record Check prior to an employment offer being made.

All applications will be treated confidentially.

Parks Victoria is an Equal Opportunity Employer, with a commitment to merit, equity and diversity in the workplace.

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